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Top 10 Old School 80’s Sports Video Games

Growing up in the 80’s, sports and video games would go together like apple pie. My brothers and I were fortunate enough to be pretty good athletes and played the games at home as well. This article will cover the best of the best from the decade. It will cover…

22 Year Old Punch-Out!! Secret Revealed

For those of us that still enjoy the NES classics, here’s one that’s 22 years old and still holds true.  In an interview with then developer, Makato Wada he was able to spill the beans on a tip in the original Punch-Out!! many fans wish they knew.

Review: Punch-Out!!

It’s been 15 years since the Punch-Out!! franchise first hit local arcades.  Not many people knew of Punch-Out!! until it was brought onto the NES 3 years later in 1987 with Mike Tyson as the cover athlete and the final opponent.  Then Super Punch-Out!! came out in 1994, giving the…

Really Punch in Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!

With the new Punch-Out!! released this week (Nintendo Ads on sides, Thanks!), let’s not forget about the true classic title, Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!  In the video, some dorks show off their engineering degrees. You see, this is the reason why a great idea can turn out to be so pathetic…

Piston Honda Upgraded to Piston Hondo

He first was Piston Hurricane (Arcade), then Piston Honda (NES), back to Piston Hurricane (SNES) and now Piston Hondo in the upcoming version of Punch-Out!! for the Wii. This change of name has been common for this character as his surname changed with each release of the game while the…

New Punch-Out!! Screen Shots, Where’s Mike?

This just in!  Nintendo has released some new multi-player screen shots for the Wii version of Punch-Out!!  scheduled to come out this May. I don’t know about you but just seeing these screen shots brings me back to my childhood days.  My only question is, where’s Mike?